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Indiana State Capitol

200 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2728
+1 317-233-5293
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Excellent work of architecture

lovely old building with great external architecture and wonderful interiors. We did not know that... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
KCAjith
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Chennai (Madras), India
What a beautiful building!

I have my Capitol book that I am trying to fill, and the Indiana Capitol is one of the nicest ones... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
SusanRVer
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Alexandria Bay, New York
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200 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2728
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

lovely old building with great external architecture and wonderful interiors. We did not know that anyone from the public could enter the building for simple tour and viewing. The interiors were tastefully decorated and well maintained. We walked around and saw the Senate rooms, Court...More

Thank KCAjith
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I have my Capitol book that I am trying to fill, and the Indiana Capitol is one of the nicest ones. Beautiful decor. They even have a chapel... They even have a sign between 1 and 3 you can pray for the country! Also they...More

Thank SusanRVer
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited on a Saturday and we were too late to tour the building. Tours stop at 2:00 on Saturdays. This was disappointing. I really like to tour state capitals and we usually try to visit when we are in the area of one. The...More

Thank madaboutred
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The ceilings are beautiful along with all the stairs. Perfect for a wedding, field trip, or to just educate yourself.

Thank Natasha P
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

There's never a lot to see in capital buildings, but it's about the scenery. If you have free time in Indianapolis, I recommend you make sure to see this.

Thank ddog2016
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Beautiful old building with statues. It was raining, so didn't stay to long to explore further. Worth a stop.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The downtown is easy to maneuver around, we enjoyed walking to many sites downtown Indy. The beauty of this Indiana marble is exquisite. Loved the stairwells and attention to details.

Thank happyheidi2017
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Very nice capitol building - ornate interior. The first portion of the tour is done sitting in rows of chairs in the rotunda listening to the guide. Many school students in our group, so it tended to be more a primer of "how government works"...More

Thank Todd M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We didn't find the Indiana State Capital very impressive. It isn't quite as large or impressive as the capitals in other states. Its also odd that there is so much focus on the civil war and Indiana's participation in the war. I didn't really understand...More

1  Thank Greg S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

It is one the most important and impressive architectural buildings of Indiana housing office of the Governor, the Supreme Court of Indiana, the Indiana General Assembly, and other state offices. It was completed in 1888 after about an 8-year construction period. The building was moved...More

2  Thank Sagri2013
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askadberg9
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Response from MadCityTraveler_46 | Reviewed this property |
Group tours need to be arranged in advance, depending upon the size of the group--of course. I suggest you go to the Statehouse website and find contact info about tours. When we visited in March, we "tagged along" with a... More
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